Mario is a man with no need for an introduction. He is the owner of the best-selling video game franchise … More
Should I even bother giving this game a proper introduction? It sucks end of story. Well, I must write something so here we go.
In 1994, Nintendo bought 49% of the British developer Rareware. Rare was known for NES games Battletoads and Wizards and Warriors. This acquisition made Rare a second party developer exclusively for Nintendo. For Rare’s first game under the new deal, Nintendo recommended they make a new series involving Donkey Kong. Donkey Kong Country was released to widespread acclaim and established Rare as one of the premier game developers of the 1990s.